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Tye, Thomas (& others)

  • Tye, Thomas
Date
1691-1778
Reference
MS.4886
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work

Description

Common-place book by several hands, containing Theological and literary extracts, medical, domestic, and cookery receipts, memoranda concerning debts, lands, houses, etc.

Publication/Creation

1691-1778

Physical description

1 volume 53 ll. 4to. 19 × 141/2 cm. Original calf binding, worn. Some leaves at the beginning and elsewhere torn out, others mutilated: many erasures.

Acquisition note

Presented 1913.

Biographical note

The main compiler of this MS. seems to have been Thomas Tye, apparently of Pinkston in Derbyshire, whose entries are dated c. 1760-1778.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Languages

  • English


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